$200 Target Gift Card Christmas Giveaway

I love Christmas, I really do. I just don’t like Christmas trees.  Why? Well, I have two very good reasons. Two very furry reasons.

$200 Target Gift Card Christmas Giveaway

Geronimo looks innocent . . .

 

$200 Target Gift Card Christmas Giveaway

The reason I’m a familiar face at the local Apple Store

So, you can understand my hesitance to put up our Christmas tree. I’m pretty sure, once it’s up, It’s going to come right back down! Gizmo, our newest addition, at almost 8 months old now, has also come to be known as the Destroyer of All Things. I’m pretty sure he’d make short work of our itty bitty Christmas tree.

That said, I’m still going all out when it comes to decorating; I’m just going to have to get creative when it comes to cat-proofing all my holiday-pretties. This time of year I usually head out to Target because not only can I help Santa cross a few things off his list, I can add a few new Christmas decorations to my ever-growing collection, and I have a feeling that this year I’ll need to replace a few through the course of the holidays,due to having a kitten in the house.

I love Target so much that I decided to team up with a few friends and host an awesome Christmas giveaway! ‘Tis the season for shopping, and we’d love to help you cross a few things off your list with a chance to win a $200 Target Gift Card!

$200 Target Gift Card Christmas Giveaway

The 411 on the $200 Target Gift Card Christmas Giveaway

Who?

You, of course!

Note: giveaway is open to the Continental US, Hawaii, and Alaska. Ages 18+. Gift card will be sent in digital format via email.

What?

ONE – $200 Target eGift Card (digital format)

When?

Giveaway will be open from November 18, 2014 – December 11, 2014. Winner will be chosen at random on or about December 14, 2014. If winner does not respond within 48 hours, an alternate winner will be chosen. Please read more about giveaway terms here.

How?

To have a chance to win the $200 Target Gift Card– all you are required to do is leave a comment below telling us your favorite things about shopping at Target!!! The rest is up to fate! ;)

All other tasks are optional to increase your chances of winning.

This giveaway is sponsored by:

Moms of Faith
Babes and Kids Review
The Cookie Rookie
Simply Sated
Your Home, Only Better

Disclaimer: Target is not affiliated with this giveaway or its sponsors. Prize is being provided by sponsors mentioned above.

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